WHEN: Thursday and Friday; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
FOR MORE INFO: Agape Ministries is promoting a Toy Drive. Please come by and bring a toy or donation.
WHERE: Downtown Warrenton
WHEN: Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
FOR MORE INFO: Come meet the legendary Okefenokee Joe, The Snake Educator and "Swampwise" Star, who will be near the Welcome Booth all day. He will host shows at 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. and be available for autographs and photos. The Car Cruise-In will fill Courthouse Square and door prizes will be given away there.
COMPUTER TRAINING CLASSES
WHERE: Thomson High School
WHEN: Saturday, 9-11 a.m.
FOR MORE INFO: Free classes sponsored by the Future Business Leaders of America. To sign up, call the Business Education Department at (706) 986-4296.
FFA ANNUAL FRUIT SALE
WHERE: Thomson High School
WHEN: Orders accepted until Nov. 20 with fruit expected to arrive at the school Dec. 8.
FOR MORE INFO: To order, contact Mr. Johnson at (706) 986-4297, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday-Friday. Proceeds offset FFA dues and defray competition and convention expenses. Prices are: Juicy Oranges: 2/5 box ($13), 4/5 box ($18), Navel Oranges: 2/5 box ($13), 4/5 box ($20), Tangelos: 2/5 box ($13), 4/5 box ($20), Red Grapefruit: 2/5 box ($13), 4/5 box ($20), Sunburst Tangerines: 2/5 box ($20), Washington Red Delicious Apples: bushel ($30); Trio Gift Pack: 1/2 bushel ($18).
RECEPTION TO HONOR ISABEL WHEELER
WHERE: Wheeler True Value, bypass in Warrenton
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 21, 10 a.m. to noon
FOR MORE INFO: Former students of Mrs. Isabel Wheeler at Wrens Elementary School and Warren County schools are invited.
WHERE: Lincoln County Historical Park, 147 Lumber St., Lincolnton
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 21, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
FOR MORE INFO: Fun-filled day of family entertainment, living history demonstrations, antique tractors and southern cooking. This is a free event.
RESCUE SPECIALIST COURSE
WHERE: Warren County Community Services Building, 48 Warren St., Warrenton
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 21-22
FOR MORE INFO: Free course sponsored by Warren County Emergency Services and Georgia Emergency Management Agency. To register, call (706) 465-3351. P.O.S.T. credit and C.E.U.s available.
INDIAN AND PIONEER JUNIOR RANGERS
WHERE: Mistletoe State Park, 3725 Mistletoe Road, Appling
WHEN: Monday, Nov. 23, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
FOR MORE INFO: Children ages 6-12 will experience how Pioneer and Indian children lived. They will learn the skill of fire making, build their own shelter, hike and learn how important wildlife and plants were to everyday living. Children will make butter, a whistle, candle and candle holder to take home. Cost is $20 per child. Pre-registration is required by Nov. 20. Call (706) 541-0321 or go to www.gastateparks.org/mistletoe.
CLOSED FOR THANKSGIVING
WHERE: McDuffie County Solid Waste
WHEN: Nov. 26-27